Tour and Trip – 3 Days Murchison falls National Park Uganda
Murchison Falls National Park is one of the largest parks in Uganda split into two parts by the famous River of Nile offering amazing tours and trips, with its beauty of the Murchison falls, and lake albert. As you enter the park, a view of Budongo forest, rugged terrain of the western Rift valley and; the top of Murchison falls where water cascades through a narrow gorge 45M deep forming continuous uproar with visible rainbow through the day, all make your dreams come true. The Northern part of the park comprises of open savannah and dotted woodland that harbors a variety of animals and bird life. This is an area for game viewing and photography.
A 3 hours launch cruise down the bottom of the falls following River Nile is special and enjoyable as visitors see hippos, crocodiles, elephant waterbucks and many water birds. Bird watchers who love to hear and see different birds singing, swimming, eating, playing, nesting and relaxing have to take a special boat towards the associated swamps along the Albert delta.
Day One- Murchison Falls National Park
This tour and Trip begins from Kampala/Entebbe. Our driver/guide picks you at 7:00am from your Hotel of Residence, Drives you across several districts. A stop over is made at Ziwa Rhino sanctuary for the white rhino tracking, we then Continue to Budongo forest and to the top of Murchison falls watch, feel and photograph the beauty of the spot as you relax around. A taste of evening game drive for at least one hour is a lifetime experience as you may encounter animals taking cover to avoid spots where lions are common. Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight. BLD
Day two-Murchison Falls National Park
Begin your day with a cup of African coffee ready for a game drive, bird watching and sight seeing across the open savannah dotted woodland and riverine vegetation along the Nile and Albert delta. Here expect to meet elephants, giraffes, buffalos, lions, leopards, waterbuck and a countless population birds, return to the lodge for breakfast and lunch. After lunch, a three hour boat trip along the Nile gives you assured chance to see the falls from the bottom angle. Hippos, crocodiles, antelopes, and aquatic birds can be seen along the shores of the River. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight. BLD
Day three- Departure
Last day of this tour and trip in Murchison Falls National Park, Wake up at 6:00am prepared to take a photograph of the African rising sun in the morning on a short game drive, we will return to the lodge and enjoy African breakfast. We then Cross with the ferry and drive at leisure back to Kampala with our packed lunch, we will drop at the point of your choice either hotel or Airport. BL
Optional activity during this tour and trip
Bird watching and sight seeing along Albert Delta & Nile to look for rare shoebill, African fish eagle, Egyptian goose, Hammakok, crested crane, Pelicans, Ibis etc.
Sport fishing to catch the biggest Nile perch and other fish species along the Nile River.
Forest walk to see the chimps and other primates.
Relaxing from Hotel.
NOTE: It’s advisable to spend extra day(s) if need arises to enable you accomplish the above optional activities.